a position in which the feet are at right angles to the direction of the body, the toes pointing out, with one foot forward and the other foot back.
a position of the left hand (if right-handed) on the fingerboard of a stringed instrument nearer the bridge than third position
- Fourth ventricle
fourth ventricle n. An irregular cavity that extends from the obex to a communication with the sylvian aqueduct and is enclosed between the cerebellum dorsally and the tegmentum of rhombencephalon ventrally.
noun 1. the republic established in France in 1945 and replaced by the Fifth Republic in 1958. noun 1. the fourth period of republican government in France or the republic itself (1945–58)
noun, Theater. 1. the imaginary wall of a box set, separating the actors from the audience.
noun 1. the world’s most poverty-stricken nations, especially in Africa and Asia, marked by very low GNP per capita and great dependence upon foreign economic aid. noun 1. the poorest countries in the most undeveloped parts of the world in Africa, Asia, and Latin America 2. the poorest people in developed countries